Bharti Airtel announced the launch of online on-demand digital video service Airtel Movies in collaboration with Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group firm BigFlix.
The launch of ”Airtel Movies” comes on the back of a rousing response to recent offerings of Airtel broadband TV and Airtel Photos. Airtel Movies will be an on-demand digital video library with original DVD quality content that would be available to Airtel broadband customers in the form of an add on monthly pack. [advt]
The service would be in collaboration with BigFlix. With this, customers will be able to access 500 movies along with 100 TV shows, 100 trailers and 100 music videos for Rs 229 per month on their computer, laptop or tablet at home. The service can also be accessed on WiFi and movies can be enjoyed anywhere in the house.
The bandwidth consumption for watching “Airtel Movies” will not add to the customers broadband plan data usage, except for users in Punjab. “Airtel Movies” can be viewed only through standard Macromedia Flash player version 10.2.